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April 25, 2018
The classics, a western, and Hitchcock—Met titles announced!


The 2018-2019 season of Met at The Music Hall has classic big-name productions, world-famous singers, and a Hitchcock-inspired new opera by a wunderkind composer. All are even more special when viewed on the big screen in our Historic Theater!

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April 19, 2017
Learning to Connect with the Met

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I hate to admit it, but I’ve never seen a Met Broadcast at The Music Hall. I go in and give the welcome speech, but slip out as just as the music starts to swell. Now, as we are announcing our next Met season, I figured this was the perfect time to experience my first show and learn a little bit about the opera. 

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April 24, 2015
Emotions Rule at Opera Connection, April 25

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It’s always interesting to learn the backstories of great works of art, and to experience those “aha” moments of connection between history and the present day.

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April 30, 2014
Sneak Preview of The Met @ The Music Hall 14-15 Season

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Not an opera buff? Music Hall members can catch a fun, free talk by cultural historian, composer, and always-entertaining Dennis Neil Kleinman at the Loft on Thursday, May 8 and I guarantee you will be intrigued. “Opera, above all else, is about great storytelling,” says Dennis. “And in a culture that loves narrative—from news stories to fantasy fiction and everything in between—opera is experiencing somewhat of a boom and is starting to resonate with younger generations.”

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October 30, 2013
Opera Connection: Tosca

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The perfect way to start your day at the opera! Composer/cultural historian Dennis Neil Kleinman leads a lively, no-PHD-required discussion of Puccini’s masterful mixture of emotion and mayhem, Tosca, including its connections to Reality TV, My Fair Lady and James Bond. 

To mark the 3rd anniversary of the Connection, Dennis will be giving away free movie tickets to all, plus a chance to win a backstage pass to meet author Doris Kearns Goodwin (“Team of Rivals”) when she appears as part of the Music Hall’s “Writers on a New England Stage” series on December 4.  A light - but tasty! - brunch is included with admission.

When: Saturday, November 9 @ 11:30 am (just prior to the Met Broadcast)
Where: Music Hall Loft
Admission: $14 (includes light brunch)
Tickets & Information: Opera Connection: Tosca

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April 13, 2012
Social on the Seacoast

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If there was no Music Hall, I’d be living in New York. No question. The thought struck yesterday as I was listening to Exec Director Patricia Lynch talk about upcoming social events at The Music Hall, and how the dearth of social gatherings in corporate America today (whatever happened to those family picnics? to after-work cocktails?) has caused people to come out not only to our shows but to our social and educational events.

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